Olympus shows off the new µ 810 digital camera which features an eight megapixel resolution. The camera is weatherproof, it is resistant to water, dust and snow, and features 3x optical zoom, a 2.5" LCD display and more.
It will be available in Spring 2006.
steel, weatherproof body
Image Stabilisation Edit for compensation of blurry images caused by
optical zoom (equiv. to 35-105mm in 35mm format) 1:2.8-4.7
LCD with 230,000 pixels
Technology for better low light photography
64-1600 with full 8MP, ISO 3200 in 3MP mode
scene modes (e.g. Sport, Beach&Snow, Candle) plus Programme Auto mode
function with sound (640x480, 30fps). Recording up to memory capacity
and Super Macro mode (from as near as 10cm)
memory plus xD-Picture Card slot for new high speed cards
menu plus possibility to download further languages from the internet
with Olympus Master Software 1.4 which supports new editing functions of the
Olympus High Speed xD-Picture Cards